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  Outlaw, David
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AffiliationWhig   
NameDavid Outlaw
Address Bertie County
Windsor, North Carolina , United States
EmailNone
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Born September 14, 1806
DiedOctober 21, 1868 (62 years)
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifedRBH
Jun 25, 2015 02:14am
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InfoOUTLAW, David, (cousin of George Outlaw), a Representative from North Carolina; born near Windsor, Bertie County, N.C., September 14, 1806; attended the private schools and academies of Bertie County; was graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1824; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1825 and commenced practice in Windsor, N.C.; member of the State house of representatives 1831-1834, 1854, and 1858; delegate to the State constitutional convention at Raleigh in 1835; solicitor of the first judicial district 1836-1844; delegate to the Whig National Convention in 1844; colonel of the Bertie County Regiment of State militia

U.S. Representative (W-NC) 1847-53

Resumed the practice of law in Windsor, Bertie County, N.C.; served in the State senate in 1860 and 1866; died in Windsor, N.C., October 22, 1868; interment in the Episcopal Cemetery.

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  11/23/1858 NC US Senate Lost 7.74% (-59.52%)
  11/23/1858 NC US Senate - Special Election Lost 3.77% (-61.01%)
  08/04/1853 NC - District 01 Lost 49.55% (-0.91%)
  12/01/1851 US House Speaker Lost 0.47% (-54.93%)
  08/07/1851 NC District 09 Won 61.61% (+23.82%)
  12/22/1849 US House Speaker Lost 0.31% (-10.41%)
  08/02/1849 NC District 09 Won 53.82% (+7.65%)
  08/05/1847 NC District 09 Won 55.27% (+10.54%)
  08/02/1845 NC District 09 Lost 48.99% (-2.02%)
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US House Speaker - Dec 01, 1851 W Edward C. Cabell